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Blog: Disaster Preparedness for Dialysis Patients

September is National Preparedness Month. If you are a dialysis patient, it’s especially important to take steps to make sure you’re ready if disaster strikes. We can’t always predict when something will happen to derail our treatment plans. There are some simple steps you can take to make sure you are prepared and have access to the things you need to stay healthy in the event of a disaster.

The Hope Affair - Drawing Inspiration

The Hope Affair, the American Kidney Fund’s annual national gala, is a celebration of the people who inspire us in the fight against kidney disease. The event brings together the renal community, policymakers, patients and advocates for an inspirational evening that raises funds to support the programs and services of the American Kidney Fund.

How is Kidney Failure Treated? Learn About the Options.

Although there is no cure for kidney failure, the condition can be treated with dialysis or a kidney transplant. Learn more about the treatment options for kidney failure and living with kidney failure.

Become a Kidney Health Educator

Are you passionate about preventing kidney disease in your community? Do you enjoy educating those around you on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle? If so, our Kidney Health Educator Program may be for you!

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